How to use this tool?
This free online converter lets you convert code from Python to Kotlin in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -
- Type or paste your Python code in the input box.
- Click the convert button.
- The resulting Kotlin code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.
Key differences between Python and Kotlin
|Python has a simple and easy-to-learn syntax that emphasizes readability and reduces the cost of program maintenance. It uses indentation to create blocks and has a dynamic type system.
|Kotlin has a concise and expressive syntax that reduces the amount of boilerplate code required. It is a statically typed language that supports type inference and null safety.
|Python is a multi-paradigm language that supports procedural, object-oriented, and functional programming styles.
|Kotlin is a multi-paradigm language that supports object-oriented and functional programming styles. It also has some features of procedural programming.
|Python is dynamically typed, which means that the type of a variable is determined at runtime.
|Kotlin is statically typed, which means that the type of a variable is determined at compile-time. It also supports type inference.
|Python is an interpreted language, which can make it slower than compiled languages. However, it has a large number of libraries and frameworks that can help improve performance.
|Kotlin is a compiled language that can be as fast as Java. It also has good interop with Java, which means that it can use Java libraries and frameworks.
|Libraries and frameworks
|Python has a large number of libraries and frameworks for a wide range of applications, including web development, scientific computing, and machine learning.
|Kotlin has a growing number of libraries and frameworks, but it is not as mature as Python's ecosystem. However, it has good interop with Java, which means that it can use Java libraries and frameworks.
|Community and support
|Python has a large and active community with many resources available for learning and development. It is also supported by many companies and organizations.
|Kotlin has a growing community with good support from JetBrains, the company that created it. It is also supported by Google for Android development.
|Python has a relatively easy learning curve, especially for beginners. Its simple syntax and dynamic typing make it easy to get started.
|Kotlin has a moderate learning curve, especially for developers who are familiar with Java. Its concise syntax and null safety can take some time to get used to.